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This New At-Home Escape Game Will Help You Burn Time in Quarantine

Using your smartphone and some household items, you'll race to solve a fast-paced mystery.
By Stephen Heard
April 14, 2020
By Stephen Heard
April 14, 2020

You've baked the banana bread, binged the tiger doco, perfected lotus pose and cleaned out the wardrobe — now what? Just when you thought you'd done it all in quarantine, Escapade comes along with a new escape game that you can play in the comfort of your bubble.

[email protected] Forest Adventure is an app-based game from the popular escape room that Kiwis can play under the restrictions of lockdown. Using your smartphone, a survival guide and some household items like scissors and a toilet roll, you'll race to solve a fast-paced mystery.

Participants are hot on the track of hidden treasure — with a secret map guiding the path. Then, your forest camp is hit by a huge storm, the map is blown across the raging river, and you need to find a way to get across to retrieve it. The easy-medium-level will burn between 60–90 minutes of your time in lockdown and will require street smarts, attention to detail and problem solving skills.

The at-home game is best suited to teams up to four people. There's also the opportunity to play across bubbles with a multi-location game option via video chat platforms.

'Forest Adventure' is the first of Escapade's at-home games. The escape room's developers are also working on a card challenge to keep you entertained at home — more information will be available shortly.

For more information about [email protected] Forest Adventure, visit the Escapade website.

Published on April 14, 2020 by Stephen Heard


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